|The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite - NASA|
UARS (Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite) was launched in 1991 as the first satellite dedicated to understanding the dynamics of the ozone layer. This 17-minute video looks at the ozone layer and how UARS is used to study it. It was produced by the Scientific Visualization Studio at Goddard Space Flight Center. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: NASA; satellite; atmosphere
|B-Roll of Sc98: Images of Earth and Space II - NASA, JPL; Goddard Space Flight Center|
This videotape tours the Solar System and outer space using scientific visualizations from Goddard Space Flight Center, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the HPCC Earth and Space Sciences Project. At the Sun, simulations investigate processes that create magnetic field and release energetic particles. Earth science begins with the Pacific Ocean, studying the 1997-98 El Nino and Cyclone Susan. Crossing the globe, visualizations trace North America’s East Coast and ocean currents in the North Atlan...
Keywords: NASA; satellite data
|Liftoff To Learning: Voyage of Endeavour, Then and Now - NASA|
This video captures the excitement of the maiden flight of NASA’s Space Shuttle Endeavour and contrasts it with its namesake, the seventeenth century research sailing vessel commanded by James Cook. Students will experience Endeavour’s historic rescue of the stranded INTELSAT VI satellite and the first three-person extravehicular activity. Cook’s voyage provides an apt parallel: charting unexplored land and waters in the South Pacific, New Zealand and Australia, using scientists and artist...
Keywords: NASA; STS-49, INTELSAT VI satellite